elixir

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Synonyms for elixir

Synonyms for elixir

an agent used to restore health

Synonyms for elixir

a sweet flavored liquid (usually containing a small amount of alcohol) used in compounding medicines to be taken by mouth in order to mask an unpleasant taste

Related Words

hypothetical substance that the alchemists believed to be capable of changing base metals into gold

a substance believed to cure all ills

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in Japan -- Titanium secured a high-impact partnership with leading notebook PC manufacturer Lenovo, where its technology will be featured in a security-bundle package -- Titanium's award-winning technology helped lead to Microsoft Gold Partner Certification and a live demonstration of ProAccess FaceOK (TM) with Windows Vista at a Microsoft Business Launch event in Hong Kong -- Titanium expanded its client-base and illustrated its industry-leading technology in the financial services, gaming, and government security spaces by announcing several VAR agreements with PCCW Solutions, Elixer Group, VenusTech, and Komsa Patented, Proprietary, Technology:
This philosophy emerged after drug disasters such as those involving elixer sulfanilamide and thalidomide revealed the harm that could come from inadequate government controls.
Although the speaker does not turn to God and undergo conventional spiritual resurrection, he has not remained in a state of simple loss either; rather than remaining "an ordinary nothing" he has "Of the first nothing, the Elixer grown" (29).
To English liberals the fact that in England tenants did enjoy compensation for improvements, together with Ulster's relative prosperity within Ireland, made tenant right the elixer which would cure Irish agrarian ills.
Yes, pickle juice, the less-than-appetizing elixer that powered the Philadelphia Eagles to their blowout-of-the-week victory over the Dallas Cowboys.